Arrests at HUAC in City Hall
scenes of students being washed down rotunda stairs in SF City Hall during mass arrests at HUAC hearings, May 1960.
Run time 30"Production Company U.S. governmentSponsor Shaping San FranciscoAudio/Visual silent, b/wContact Information www.shapingsf.org
July 29, 2008
Bump BUMP bump Bump!
Protestors are arrested, but instead of going down the stairs the easy way, decide to go bumping on their butts! THAT'LL TEACH THE COPS!
April 25, 2005
Going Downstairs the Hard Way
Brief clip from 1960 of police officers removing protesters forcibly from the steps of San Franciscos city hall, where House Unamerican Activities Commission hearings were going on. A historically interesting blip from the first rumblings of the 60s protest movement.
Ratings: Camp/Humor Value; N/A. Weirdness: **. Historical Interest: ****. Overall Rating: ***.